A controversial advocate and his police officer client have been sentenced for contempt of court after giving the Labour Court system the runaround for years. If they don’t each pay a R50,000 fine by October 22, the police must arrest them to serve a three-month sentence.

They received a further three-month sentence, suspended on condition that they are not again found in contempt of an order by Labour Court judge Christina Prinsloo, which they had ignored...

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